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Kes Sampanthar - Cynergy Systems. Albany, NY, US

Kes Sampanthar

Director of Media Strategy | Cynergy Systems


Director of Media Strategy



Kes Sampanthar is Director of Media Strategy where he is responsible for leading the charge into the M&E industry. He comes to Cynergy from Akamai where he held senior management positions in the media solutions group. He has 15+ years experience in all aspects on software development and architecture, most recently focused on media and entertainment. He is an award winning innovator, inventor and game designer and is recognized as a strategic thinker and consultant to some of the big names in the Fortune 500.

As an expert in media, internet, innovation, software architecture and game design he is a sought after speaker and thought leader in the industry.

Industry Expertise (3)

Computer Gaming


Information Technology and Services

Education (2)

University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence 1994

Research developing a Chess Move Analyzer using Neural Networks.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Sloan School of Management: Executive Certificate, Strategy and Innovation


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